Janet Yellen: Biden's infrastructure plan is a down payment on the economy America can – and should – have

By Janet Yellen, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury For more than a generation, America has underinvested in the public goods that are the foundation of our economic growth: infrastructure, education, childcare. Our funding for them has been on a downward trajectory for nearly forty years. In 2019, it was about three-quarters of what it was in the 1970s. On Tuesday, […]

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Bipartisan groups push new infrastructure plan after Biden-Capito talks fail

More On: infrastructure Biden breaks off $1.7T infrastructure talks with GOP negotiator Capito Biden shoots down latest GOP infrastructure proposal Biden’s big FDR-style agenda is already sputtering to a halt Backpedaling Biden now willing to drop corporate tax hike to seal infrastructure deal Two bipartisan groups of lawmakers — one in the House and one in the Senate — are […]

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